Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 132
Height: 14.8cm (5 13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has vertical bands of veining. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. There is a modeled band of decoration below the rim. A large fragment of the rim is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 132. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition